Tauranga Airport Information

Tauranga Airport (IATA: TRG) is a regional airport 2NM to the north east of Tauranga city in the Bay of Plenty on the North Island of New Zealand.

A number of small charter and training operations are based here along with maintenance providers and the Tauranga Aero Club. Recently a museum has been opened at the airport. The are also small Tandem skydiving and Gliding operations based here.

Tauranga Airport is the current location for the Sportavex biennial fly-in and airshow.

Recently a study into the feasibility of a new airport at Paengaroa was produced but Tauranga Airport is yet to reach full operational capacity.

Here are some of the major Airlines that service Tauranga Airport:

  • Air New Zealand
  • Air New Zealand operated by Air Nelson (Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch)
  • Air New Zealand operated by Eagle Airways (Auckland)
  • Sunair (Gisborne, Kerikeri, Napier, Whangarei)

The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tauranga_Airport.